|Relating to Buddhist Monks and Nuns - Ven. Losang Monlam|
Relating to Buddhist Monks and Nuns As Buddhism permeates our western culture, more and more students are taking ordination. Ven. Robina Courtin provides insight into the role of the sangha (monastics) in our communities, guidance in how to relate and support them in their spiritual life. Ven. Monlam helps us understand the importance of monasticism to keep the Buddhist teachings present.
Keywords: Buddhism; Tibetan Buddhism; Monasticsm; Monk; Nun; Vows; Vinaya